|Built by||Philadelphia Navy Yard (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||12 Feb 1942|
|Launched||24 Jul 1942|
|Commissioned||15 Mar 1943|
|End service||18 Oct 1945|
Laid Down as the HMS Capel
Commissioned on 15 March 1943 as the USS Andres DE 45.
End Service on 18 Oct 1945 at the Charleston Navy Yard.
Stricken 1 November 1945.
Scrapped in Feb 1946.
First DE Commissioned in the Atlantic Fleet. First DE to go to Bermuda for shakedown. Used mostly as a training ship, but made three convoys from Norfolk, VA to Oran, Algeria, and back.